Updates and information on "Noh Garden," a film by Ken Arnold presenting Mary Magdalene's encounter with the risen Christ in the style of Japanese Noh Drama. Check here for what's happening, rushes, and what you can do to help make "Noh Garden" a reality.
Tuesday, June 14, 2011
John Lafrentz is a member of the chorus of Noh Garden. He is from Rochester, NY where he began is life as a chorister in 1965 where he sang the Rochester Oratoria Society as a chorister in Beethoven's Ninth under David Zinman. After receiving a Bachelors in Vocal Music and and a Masters in Music Education from SUNY/Buffalo, John taught Vocal and General music before making a career change into high tech. Living 24 years in the San Francisco Bay area, John sang with the Schola Cantorum, the San Francisco City Chorus and with the San Francisco Choral Society. In 2002, John moved north to Portland where his day job is as a manufacturing engineer for a manufacturer of laser-based capital equipment.